North West Division Spring Conference 2019

21Jun

One day event

Timings 08:30 - 16:30
Location Kings House, Manchester
CPD One CPD point per hour of educational activity, subject to peer group approval.
Full Member£140
Non Member£140
Medical Student/FY1£10
Trainees/FY2£70
Retired£70
Nurses/Allied Health Professionals£70
Patients and Carers£50
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North West Division Spring Conference 2019

Event Information

 Come back in the new year to view our exciting range of topics.

Speakers Include: 

Professor Ann Le Couteur

"Autism Spectrum Disorders & Co-morbidities Across the Lifecourse"

 Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Newcastle University

A review of current evidence on the assessment and diagnosis of ASD and present findings from our NIHR Transition programme grant and the UK adult autism cohort study to highlight the skills and needs of young people and adults with ASD across the lifecourse

Dr Tom Berney

"ASD: What is it Really?" 

Neurodevelopmental psychiatrist

A review of the evolution of the concept of ASD, one of a variety of neurodevelopmental disorders, as it grew from hen’s tooth rarity to an important element in 4% of those attending adult mental health services.

Patrick Samuel

"Diagnosis and Coping in ASD: A Personal Perspective"

Artist

Patrick Samuel will be sharing his personal story of what it was like coping with life prior to diagnosis and support, and what it’s like for him now, as an artist diagnosed with autism and ADHD.

Stephen 'Stig' Patterson

Presentation title to be confirmed

Musician and Autistic Advocate

Details to be confirmed.

Danielle Rudd

There’s No Such Thing as Mild Autism

 Autistic Social Worker

 Details to be confirmed.

 

 

 Please check our terms and conditions page before making a booking.

If you are unable to book online, you can book over the phone with us using a debit/credit card. Please call 0113 209 1592.

Alternatively if your Trust is paying by Cheque or BACS, please download the registration form.

For further information, please contact:

Email: suzie.veitch@rcpsych.ac.uk

Contact Name: Suzie Veitch

Contact number: 0113 209 1592

Event Location

Location: Kings House, Manchester